Richest Person In The World.
Richest Person In the world doubles up his massive wealth, investments and earnings.
The richest person in the world is Jeff Bezos. He became the richest person in the world after he briefly unseated Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates as the wealthiest person in the world in July 2017.
Jeff Bezos Net Worth is 152.9 BILLION USD (as at 2019) that is according to Wikipedia.
Meanwhile, Forbes Magazine have maintained that Jeff Bezos Net Worth is 150.1 BILLION USD (as of 5/25/19).
It all started in 2014, when there a rumor broke out that Amazon was developing a smartphone, Bezos’s net worth rose to $30.5 billion in
A year later, Bezos entered the top ten when he increased his net worth to a total of $50.3 billion.
Bezos rose to be the 5th richest person in the world hours before market close; he gained $7 billion in one hour.
By the time the Forbes list was calculated in March 2016, his net worth was registered at $45.2 billion.
However, just months later in October 2016, his wealth increased by $16.2 billion to $66.5 billion unofficially ranking him the third richest person in the world behind Warren Buffett.
After sporadic jumps in Amazon’s share price,
He became the richest person in the world after his he briefly unseated Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates as the wealthiest person in the world in July 2017.
Richest Person In The World And Investments.
Jeff Bezos founded e-commerce colossus Amazon in 1994 out of his garage in Seattle. He remains CEO and owns a 16% stake.
In 2018, Amazon pulled in $230 billion in revenues and a record $10 billion in net profit, up from $3 billion the prior year.
In February, Amazon announced it was canceling plans for a second headquarters in Long Island City, New York after local lawmakers opposed the plan.
Bezos owns The Washington Post and Blue Origin, an aerospace company that is developing a rocket for commercial use.
References Wikipedia / Forbes Magazine
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